Import of mobile phones allowed Rs23.15 billion as tax concession

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) issued details of sales tax concessions to the tune of Rs23.15 billion granted on import mobile phones. The FBR issued the cost of allowing reduced rate... Read more »

Mobile phone imports jump up 94 percent in July – September

KARACHI: The import of mobile phone sharply increased by 94 percent to Rs82 billion during first quarter (July – September) 2020/2021, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) said on Saturday. The country imported... Read more »

Mobile phones worth Rs51.24 billion imported in July – August

KARACHI: The country has imported mobile phones worth Rs51.24 billion during first two months of current fiscal year due to rising digital services in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. The import of... Read more »

Mobile phones worth Rs24.7 billion imported in July 2020

KARACHI: The country has imported mobile phones worth Rs24.7 billion in the month of July 2020, which is almost double than the import value in the same month of the last year,... Read more »

Pakistan spends Rs217 billion on import of mobile phones in FY20

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has spent Rs217 billion on import of mobile phones during fiscal year 2019/2020 amid slow economy and outbreak of coronavirus pandemic. The import of mobile phones was Rs217 billion during... Read more »

Pakistan spends Rs179 billion for mobile phone import

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has spent over Rs179 billion for import of mobile phones during July – May 2019/2020, which is 90 percent higher than the same period of the last fiscal year. According... Read more »

Pakistan imports mobile phones worth Rs18.2 billion in March

KARACHI: Pakistanis have spent Rs18.2 billion for import of mobile phones in March 2020 despite the reality of business halt after lockdown to contain coronavirus. According to data released by Pakistan Bureau... Read more »

Tax collection from phone services jumps up 630 percent

ISLAMABAD: The collection of withholding tax from phone subscribers registered a phenomenal increase of 630 percent to Rs27 billion during first half of the current fiscal year, according to data made available... Read more »

Withholding tax exemption for cellular consumers under consideration

ISLAMABAD: The Committee on Issues of Cellular Mobile Operators has agreed to prepare proposals for withdrawal of withholding tax as a relief for cellular consumers in the wake of coronavirus outbreak. First... Read more »

MCC Preventive Peshawar announces auction of vehicles, mobile phones on March 09

ISLAMABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Preventive Peshawar has announced auction of vehicles and mobile phones to be held on March 09, 2020. Read more »